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World’s Biggest ‘Simpsons’ Fans Held A Costume Contest And Every Outfit Is Perfect

A hardcore group of Simpsons’ fans gathered this past week to take part in the annual Simpsons Costume Contest hosted by “WOO HOO! Classic Simpsons Trivia Brooklyn”—and its outfits were damn near perfect. “WOO HOO! Classic Simpsons Trivia Brooklyn” is held on the first Thursday of every month at The Kings Beer Hall in Brooklyn. …

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Carnival Games Are Rigged – Here’s How Scammers Pull It Off

There are many activities that people partake in even though it’s obvious the outcome won’t be in their favor. Gambling is a good example, especially forms of betting, like lottery or slot machines. Even though the odds of winning are often astronomically low, people still gladly drop down hard earned money just to take a …

You’re Nobody Until A Monopoly Game Piece Photobombs Your Senate Hearing

Often, there’s nothing more boring than watching a Senate hearing in real time on CNBC, but a real-life Monopoly game piece has stolen the show. Enter Rich Uncle Pennybags. While Equifax CEO Richard Smith testified as to what he knew about the massive hack that compromised half of the U.S. population’s personal data, Pennybags, replete in …

St. Bernard Sets Record For World’s Longest Tongue

Today, wherever he is, Gene Simmons is probably green with envy. Mochi ‘Mo’ Rickert, an 8-year-old St. Bernard from Sioux Falls South Dakota, was crowned the Guinness World Records holder for the longest tongue on a dog. The pooch got tongues wagging when record keepers measured her slobbery appendage dangling an impressive 7.31 inches in …

“Dark Web” Drug Dealer Is Busted By Feds On His Way To Beard Competition

Beard contests have been all the rage for the last few years, with interested parties traveling to different states, countries, and sometimes even continents, to enter. One potential contestant considered his facial hair to be such that he risked everything to travel from his home in France to the contest in Austin. And how did …

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What Do You Want It To Say On Your Headstone?

The history of headstones markers goes back as far as the Greeks and Romans. Ancient civilizations used stone monuments to honor the dead and to prevent graves sites from being disturbed. As the years passed, people began to request specific information be etched into their gravestones like their religious and personal beliefs, family ancestry and...

The Stories Behind 5 Essential Tom Petty Classics

Singer/songwriter Tom Petty passed away at 66-years-old yesterday from cardiac arrest. The former leader of the Heartbreakers and one time Traveling Wilbury was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital on Sunday, but could not be revived. Check out these five unbelievable stories behind some of Petty’s best loved classics.

Man Driving Through California Experiences A Terrifying “Gustnado”

Ever heard of a gustnado? We haven’t either—but it looks pretty horrifying. A man named Brent Rose drove through this unusual combination of heavy wind, dust, and rain near Buttonwillow, California in early September and posted the harrowing video to YouTube. He said of the freak storm, “I was driving down the highway and noticed …

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Watch This Crab Escape A Boiling Pot To Save His Friends From Sure Death

In situations of pending death, there are two possible courses of action for human or beast—either accept fate or fight like hell to survive. This is known as the “fight or flight” response. Neither response is the “correct” course of action, and a person will never know how they’ll react until their backs are against …